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Special feature: Irish books for St. Patrick's Day

Happy St. Patty's Day! Hope you're wearing a spot of green to avoid getting pinched.

To help celebrate my Irish roots, I thought it would be fitting to spotlight a few books with Irish influences. Maybe it's the setting, the characters, or a bit of mythology between the pages, but there is something Irish that makes these books worth mentioning on St. Patrick's Day.


A Swift Pure Cry by Siobhan Dowd
A Swift Pure Cry
Bog Child by Siobhan Dowd
Bog Child
Dark Waters by Catherine MacPhail
Dark Waters
Hush: An Irish Princess Story by Donna Jo Napoli
Hush: An Irish Princess' Tale
Finn Finnegan by Darby Karchut
Finn Finnegan
Hounds of the Morrigan by Pat O'Shea
The Hounds of the Morrigan
What would a list of Irish themed books be without selkies? Click the image for more information about the book.
The Brides of Rollrock Island
Tides
Sea Change


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